Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread

Wonderful/yummy recipe for Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread:

3 cups white sugar
1 (15 ounce) can pumpkin
1 cup vegetable oil
2/3 cup water
4 eggs
3 & 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
1 tablespoon of cinnamon
1 tablespoon of nutmeg
2 teaspoons baking soda
1 & 1/2 teaspoons salt
1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
1/2 cup chopped walnuts (optional)

1) Preheat over to 350 degrees (175 degrees C). Spray 2 - 8x8 pans/dishes with Pam (or grease & flour if you prefer).
2) In a large bowl, combine sugar, pumpkin, oil, water & eggs. Stir until smooth. Blend in flour, cinnamon, nutmeg, baking soda, & salt. Fold in chocolate chips & nuts.
3) Bake for 40 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted comes out clean.

Voila! Yummy dessert! Top with whipped topping if you like!

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Thanksgiving poem

Had to share this cute Thanksgiving poem (author unknown):

May your stuffing be tasty
May your turkey plump,
May your potatoes and gravy
Have nary a lump.
May your yams be delicious
And your pies take the prize,
And may your Thanksgiving dinner
Stay off your thighs!